This is a poem I started a while back, but only finished a few days ago. Any suggestions on how to improve it are gratefully welcomed - especially if they pertain to the end!
Five generations ago, a man left Ireland
First for England, then for the States
I don't know if he wanted to leave
And I don't know much of his fate
What was life like in Ireland
That would make him leave?
Did he have anyone who…Continue
Added by Clare Jeffcock on July 31, 2011 at 6:58pm — No Comments
I have permission to move to and-overs. This is the goal I have been striving for since I realized that it was allowed. The problem now is that I am scared. It is a big move and I started dancing later than many other girls. I do not want to move and be stuck in that grade and not be able to move up.
I have improved greatly since I started dancing and have continued to place highly in feisanna. Just seems like a big jump. Any thoughts from anyone who has moved down?
Every once in a while, a Diddlyi member posts their story of how and why they started Irish dancing and we just love reading them. We have dancers from all over the world here as part of this rich community, so we thought we'd start a big ol' discussion where everyone can share their Irish dancing story. Be as brief…Continue
A very competitive dance, it requires alot of work to get to the top, it originates from ireland but the phenomina has spread all across the world, only the…